The Loft extension Specialists Bray
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an loft extension, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does loft extension all over Bray, SL6 2 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of loft extension over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Bray
Most loft extension are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free Loft extension Consultation
We offer free loft extension consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in loft extension in loft extension area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Bray, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney Reach, SL6 0
renovation near Bray Wick, SL6 1
kitchen refurbishment near Fishery, SL6 1
renovation near Lake End, SL4 6
kitchen refurbishment near Moneyrow Green, SL6 2
house renovation near Holyport, SL6 2
garage conversion near Lent Rise, SL1 7
home improvement near Stud Green, SL6 2
kitchen refurbishment near Dorney, SL4 6
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do really frequently, so it goes without saying that choosing a builder can be a tricky choice with significant repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical errors you’re more likely to take pleasure in a stress free develop and eliminate budget plan blow outs.
Picking the wrong sort of builder
Rather just, if you are extending or renovating you need to just be speaking with home builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a new house you need to only be talking to contractors who are experienced in brand-new homes. The very best new house builder in the area could be the worst option to build your extension because there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new house contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and renovation tasks; however that is typically because they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that properly deals with the complexities of an extension
Not getting detailed quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based on quotes that have a great deal of important items missing out on which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and extensive the drawings might appear, there will normally be a great deal of things missing from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare an extensive quote.
If the home builders have only been provided with plans to prepare their quote there is a high likelihood that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will lead to additional costs and possible dispute with the builder. To prevent this you must constantly release the home builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the drawings. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you understand what will be consisted of in the quote, assurances that the quotes you get will be much more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everyone included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the least expensive quote is the right rate
It is only natural to be drawn to the quote that will conserve you some loan, however if that quote is considerably more affordable than the other quotes then you need to be very mindful prior to you pick that builder. A grouping of similar quotes must be providing you some hints regarding exactly what the best price is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is considerably less than other quotes may lead to future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made an error with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not understanding jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you absolutely need to understand when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher danger of additional costs throughout construction and your budget burning out. There are 2 crucial terms that will be vital in your evaluation of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ products and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a duty to consist of figures that are reasonable, there is likewise a big range in the cost of many products that could be considered reasonable. For instance, a toilet can be acquired for $250 yet there are likewise toilets readily available for over 3000. You should be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes used to make a quote look competitive when in reality it might in fact be really deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so crucial to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not speaking with existing customers
It’s easy for home builders to give you the details of a couple of customers who they understand have actually mored than happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a bit of a wild-goose chase as they are just going to offer you details of people who will say the right thing. Rather, you ‘d be better recommended to ask the builder for the contact information of a couple of existing customers. Present customers will give you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed at the same time
Unknowning who you’ll be dealing with
Some contractors will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site everyday, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the person who prepares and presents the quote might not be your primary contact throughout the construct … you might never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be dealing with your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be crucial to guarantee a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be dealing with from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
Among the best methods to clarify what is included in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is an excellent way to discover any of those items that may have been presumed by either celebration are either included or omitted. Lighting, for example, typically develops confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder might estimate for lights, nevertheless that will often only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the client is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of